The Lord is My Shepherd motto

This motto captures another familiar saying from the late 1880's, and Claudia has adapted it to fit on today's available perforated paper. "The Lord Is My Shepherd", based on the 23rd Psalm, was and is a familiar motto of comfort.

All of our mottoes are charted for stitching on perforated paper with traditional textured stitches, just as the Victorians stitched them, and for completing the design using Cross stitch only which can be worked on fabric and also paper.

The mottoes shown on our website were all stitched on our large custom cut sheets of 14 count perforated paper with traditional textured stitches. You can also stitch any of the motto designs using only Cross stitch on perforated paper or fabric.

The larger size sheets of paper that we sell were specially cut for Dutch Treat. The larger size sheets are now only available in 12" x 22" white paper.

cream 14 ct perforated paper 12"x22" OR ivory 12"x25" 14 ct Aida or 28 ct Cashel Linen from Zweigart

DMC size 8 pearl cotton:
841 (paper)

DMC size 5 pearl cotton:
435 (paper)

DMC embroidery floss:
632 (paper or fabric)
435, 841 (fabric)
890, 501 (fabric alternate for Wildflowers)

Caron Watercolours:
169 Moss (paper)
083 Pine Forest (paper)

Caron Wildflowers:
169 Moss (fabric)
083 Pine Forest (fabric)

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